United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Calendar for James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco

April 17-21, 2017

Note: Calendar entries may change up until the hearing date. Please remember to check the docket report for updates. Case synopses are prepared by court staff for the convenience of the reader.


2017-04-17  9:30 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: FERNANDEZ, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges, and CURIEL (California Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16679Mike Newcastle v. L. Adams - Nevada state prisoner Mike Newcastle appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that prison officials used excessive force in restraining, detaining and transporting him. [3:13-cv-00091-RCJ-VPC] Pr Non-HC NV Subm.
15-16895Jo Ann Zepher v. Kaiser Foundation Hospital - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an employment discrimination action. [2:14-cv-02540-JAM-EFB] Civil E. CA Subm.
15-17016Leonard Tyson v. TD Services Company - An appeal from the dismissal of an action under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Truth in Lending Act. [5:12-cv-03766-HRL] Civil N. CA Subm.
15-16069Steven Ingram v. Pacific Gas & Electric Co. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an employment discrimination action. [3:12-cv-02777-JST] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-16182Keith Warkentin v. Federated Life Ins. Co. - Keith Warkentin appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Federated Life Insurance Company in a diversity insurance coverage action, alleging various claims after Federated ceased payments on Warkentin's disability benefits claim. [1:10-cv-00221-SAB] Civil E. CA Subm.


2017-04-17  1:00 pm  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: D.W. NELSON, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and SEABRIGHT (Hawaii), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-70894Paulo Valdez-Lopez v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of withholding of removal on particularly serious crime grounds and the denial of withholding relief on the merits. Immigration BIA Subm.
14-70943Jaime Lopez-Lopez v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Guatemala petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
14-72469Yali Wang v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of China petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and Convention Against Torture protection. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-15854William Burnett v. Conseco Life Insurance Company - William Burnett and Joe Camp appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of plaintiffs' diversity putative class action brought against Conseco Life Insurance Company involving life insurance policies. [3:10-md-02124-SI] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-15893Elizabeth L. v. Aetna Life Ins. Co. - An appeal from the dismissal of an ERISA action. [3:13-cv-02554-SC] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16072
16-16073
American Beverage Assn. v. City & County of San Francisco - Plaintiffs appeal from the denial of their motion for a preliminary injunction seeking to enjoin the enforcement of San Francisco's Ordinance No. 100-15, which requires advertisers of sugar-sweetened beverages to display warnings. [3:15-cv-03415-EMC]
Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-04-17  1:30 pm  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: REINHARDT, and BERZON, Circuit Judges, and MONTGOMERY (Minnesota), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16220Nationwide Biweekly Admin. v. Jan Owen - Nationwide Biweekly Administration appeals from the dismissal of its action seeking to enjoin the enforcement of California Financial Code § 12200 by the Commissioner of the California Department of Business Oversight. [5:14-cv-05166-LHK] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-16253Loan Payment Administration v. John Hubanks - Loan Payment Administration and others appeal from the district court's dismissal of a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that California Business and Professions Code §§ 14701(a) and 14702 constitute illegal restraints on free speech. [5:14-cv-04420-LHK] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-16303Keehan Tennessee Investments v. Guardian Capital Advisors, Inc - Keehan Tennessee Investments, LLC appeals the district court's judgment awarding attorneys' fees to Praetorium Secured Fund I, LP and George Cresson and to Guardian Capital Advisors, Inc. and Kenneth Miller. [3:14-cv-00500-RCJ-WGC] Civil NV 15 min
15-16783Marco Corona-Contreras v. Steven Gruel - Steven Gruel appeals the district court's order remanding back to state court for lack of subject matter jurisdiction a legal malpractice case brought by Marco Corona-Contreras against his immigration attorney, Gruel. [3:15-cv-02143-JD] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-16600
15-16694
15-17103
USA v. Straughn Gorman - The United States appeals the district court's order granting Straughn Gorman's motion to suppress evidence, directing the return of defendant funds in a civil in rem forfeiture, filed pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 881(a)(6). [3:13-cv-00324-LRH-VPC]

Civil NV 15 min
15-16694USA v. Straughn Gorman - The United States appeals the district court's order granting Straughn Gorman's motion to suppress evidence, directing the return of defendant funds in a civil in rem forfeiture, filed pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 881(a)(6). [3:13-cv-00324-LRH-VPC] Civil NV 15 min


2017-04-17  1:00 pm  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges, and DRAIN (Michigan Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16657Ritarose Capili v. The Finish Line, Inc. - The Finish Line, Inc. appeals the district court's order denying its motion to compel binding arbitration, and finding that Finish Line's arbitration agreement with former employee Ritarose Capili was procedurally and substantively unconscionable. [3:15-cv-01158-HSG] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-16687Faiupu Myers v. Checksmart Financial, LLC - Faiupu Myers appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of her former employer, Checksmart Financial, LLC, in Myers' diversity action alleging workplace discrimination. [2:13-cv-02209-CMK] Civil E. CA 15 min
15-17207Conservation Congress v. Sharon Heywood - Conservation Congress appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of federal defendants in an action alleging violations of environmental law, arising out of the approval of the Genmill Thin Project in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. [2:11-cv-02250-MCE-CMK] Civil E. CA 20 min
15-17510Center for Food Safety v. Margaret Hamburg - Plaintiffs appeal the district court's dismissal of their complaints against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and intervenor Elanco Animal Health, alleging violations of the National Environmental Policy Act and the Administrative Procedure Act. [4:14-cv-04932-YGR] Civil N. CA 20 min


2017-04-18  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and FERNANDEZ, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16928Vitale & Associates, LLC v. Sue Lowden - Vitale & Associates, LLC appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Sue Lowden in Vitale's diversity action, alleging breach of contract, stemming from Lowden's unsuccessful bid for a Nevada U.S. Senate seat. [2:12-cv-01400-JAD-VCF] Civil NV Subm.
15-16938Sergio Miranda v. Allan Selig - An appeal from the dismissal of minor league baseball players' antitrust claims regarding their salaries. [3:14-cv-05349-HSG] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-16968
15-16969
TJ Plaza, LLC v. U.S. Bank - Appeals from the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's orders sustaining an objection and striking votes cast against confirmation of a chapter 11 plan of reorganization. [2:14-cv-02226-GMN]
Bankruptcy NV Subm.
15-16973People of the State of Calif. v. Youchan Lee - An appeal from the district court's order approving the settlement of an antitrust case. [5:12-cv-05874-EJD] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-17029Nelson Carballo v. Comcast, Inc. - Nelson Carballo appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Comcast, Inc. and Communication Workers of America in Carballo's action, based on diversity and federal question jurisdiction, alleging unlawful discharge. [3:13-cv-05572-MMC] Civil N. CA 10 min


2017-04-18  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: D.W. NELSON, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and BURGESS (Alaska), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-17126Juventino Rodarte v. Alameda County - Juventino Rodarte appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging excessive force in connection with being attacked by a police dog. [4:14-cv-00468-KAW] Civil N. CA Subm.
15-17132Patrick Poppe v. USA - Patrick Poppe appeals the district court's dismissal, as time-barred, of his Federal Tort Claims Act action against the United States after he was allegedly injured when he received dental implants at a Veterans Affairs medical facility. [2:14-cv-02103-KJD-PAL] Civil NV Subm.
15-17225Baron Bement v. James Cox - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Rehabilitation Act. [3:12-cv-00475-MMD-WGC] Civil NV Subm.
15-16494Laurie Bergman v. Elliott McCarty - Gwendolyn MacDougal appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Elliott McCarty in MacDougal's diversity action, alleging various causes of action relating to the administration of the Kate McCarty estate. [2:14-cv-00133-SRB] Civil AZ Subm.
15-17206
15-17478
US ex rel. Mark McGrath v. Microsemi Corp. - Mark McGrath, ex rel. United States, appeals the district court's dismissal of his qui tam False Claims Act action brought against Microsemi Corporation and White Electronic Designs Corporation. [2:13-cv-00864-DJH]
Civil AZ 15 min
15-60044Kevin Healy v. M. Cynthia Rose - An appeal from the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's judgment in an adversary proceeding. [13-1200] Bankruptcy E. CA Subm.


2017-04-18  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: REINHARDT, TASHIMA, and BERZON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-10579USA v. Edward Purry, II - Appeal from conviction and sentence for illegal acquisition of firearms. [2:14-cr-00332-JAD-VCF-1] Criminal NV 15 min
15-10614USA v. Evelyn Sineneng-Smith - Appeal from convictions for inducing an alien to remain in the United States for the purposes of financial gain and mail fraud. [5:10-cr-00414-RMW-1] Criminal N. CA 15 min
17-55208Jenny Flores v. Jefferson Sessions, III - The government seeks an emergency stay in an action involving the 1997 Flores Settlement Agreement, which addressed the treatment of minors in custody of the Department of Homeland Security. [2:85-cv-04544-DMG-AGR] Civil C. CA 15 min
15-16909Doe I v. Cisco Systems, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal of claims under the Alien Tort Statute and the Torture Victims Protection Act, alleging aiding and abetting of a campaign against Falun Gong practitioners in China. [5:11-cv-02449-EJD] Civil N. CA 20 min


2017-04-18  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges, and DRAIN (Michigan Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16322Kevin Cochrane v. Open Text Corp. - An appeal from the district court's order confirming an arbitration award. [3:15-cv-01234-WHA] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-16473Keith Ngo v. USA - Taxpayer appeal of judgment in an action to enforce IRS summons. [4:15-mc-80008-YGR] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-16612John Doe v. Sempervirens Mental Health Fac - John Doe appeals from the summary judgment in his action alleging he was unable to purchase a rifle in 2012 because a county mental health facility had incorrectly reported a prior treatment stay to the California Department of Justice. [3:14-cv-00816-JD] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-15862Mary Phillips v. Victor Cmty.Support Servs. - An appeal from the district court's judgment after a bench trial in an action under the Americans with Disabilities Act. [2:11-cv-03182-TLN-CMK] Civil E. CA 15 min
15-15863Denise Abbey v. City of Reno - Denise Abbey appeals from the district court's summary judgment in her 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action arising from the death of Micah Abbey at a group home during an altercation with Reno Police Department officers. [3:13-cv-00347-LRH-VPC] Civil NV 15 min
15-15867Joseph Padgett v. City of Monte Sereno - Joseph Padgett appeals from the district court's award of attorneys' fees and costs against Curtis Wright, the Mayor of Monte Sereno, California. [5:04-cv-03946-EJD] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-04-19  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and FERNANDEZ, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16850Ronald Oyenik v. Corizon Health Inc. - Arizona state prisoner Ronald Edward Oyenik appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging deliberate indifference to medical needs in the treatment of prostate cancer. [2:13-cv-01597-SPL] Pr Non-HC AZ 10 min
15-15428Barry Bauer v. Xavier Becerra - Appeal from a summary judgment in an action challenging the State of California's use of gun "Dealer's Record of Sale" fee to fund a firearms-related law enforcement program known as the Armed Prohibited Persons System. [1:11-cv-01440-LJO-MJS] Civil E. CA 15 min
15-15965
15-15966
Maria Pena v. Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. - Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. and Abel Mendoza, Inc. appeal the district court's order granting in part and denying in part class action certification pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 23(f) in a diversity class action brought by plaintiff hourly workers. [2:13-cv-01282-KJM-AC]
Civil E. CA 15 min
15-16262Jerry Stever v. US Bancorp - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. [3:14-cv-00273-LRH-WGC] Civil NV 15 min
15-16468Tion Hill, Sr. v. Joshua Arnold - Tion Hill appeals from the judgment, entered following a jury verdict, in his action alleging that Defendants used excessive force against him while he was a post-arraignment, pre-trial detainee in the San Francisco County Jail. [3:09-cv-05434-TEH] Pr Non-HC N. CA Subm.


2017-04-19  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: PAEZ, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and BOLTON (Arizona), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16101Dori Beckwith v. City of Henderson - Dori Beckwith appeals from the district court's summary judgment in her 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that she was improperly jailed and subjected to degrading and humiliating treatment following her failure to pay a traffic ticket. [2:13-cv-00125-JCM-NJK] Civil NV Subm.
15-16754Amtrust Bank v. Rex Lewis - An appeal from an order denying a motion for relief from judgment and declaring property subject to execution in an action for recovery of a deficiency balance on commercial loan indebtedness. [2:10-cv-00439-JCM-VCF] Civil NV Subm.
15-17301Geraldine Hilt v. Foster Wheeler, LLC - Geraldine Hilt, as successor-in-interest to Robert Hilt, deceased, appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Foster Wheeler, LLC in Hilt's diversity action alleging that Robert was exposed to asbestos-containing products. [3:11-cv-02367-CRB] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-60046David Turner v. Wells Fargo Bank - An appeal from the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's dismissal of an adversary proceeding alleging wrongful foreclosure and other causes of action. [14-1139] Bankruptcy N. CA Subm.


2017-04-19  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: REINHARDT, and TASHIMA, Circuit Judges, and MOLLOY (Montana), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-71882Avtar Singh v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-17287Omar Chavez v. County of Sonoma - Omar Chavez appeals from the district court's dismissal of his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that he was wrongfully arrested and placed on a parole hold for 60 days even though he was not in fact on parole. [3:14-cv-05038-MEJ] Civil N. CA 10 min
15-17288Mike Rahbarian v. Daniel Cawley - Mike Rahbarian and members of his family appeal from the district court's summary judgment in their 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging violations of their constitutional rights in connection with a criminal investigation and search of their home. [2:10-cv-00767-TLN-KJN] Civil E. CA 10 min
15-16380US ex rel. Jeffrey Campie v. Gilead Sciences, Inc. - Relators Jeffrey and Sherilyn Campie appeal the district court's dismissal of their qui tam False Claims Act action against Gilead Sciences, Inc., alleging Gilead submitted false claims for payment under government programs. [3:11-cv-00941-EMC] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-16429Owner-Operator Ind. Drivers v. Richard Corey - Appeal from the district court's dismissal, for lack of jurisdiction, of an action brought under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 challenging the constitutionality of a California State regulation known as the Truck and Bus Regulation. [2:14-cv-00186-MCE-AC] Civil E. CA 15 min
15-16430Janelle Perez v. City of Roseville - An appeal from the district court's summary judgement in an employment discrimination case. [2:13-cv-02150-GEB-DAD] Civil E. CA 15 min


2017-04-19  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges, and STAFFORD, JR. (Florida Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16266William Barkett v. Sentosa Properties - William Barkett and others appeal the district court's dismissal of their diversity action against Sentosa Properties, LLC and Arnold Huang alleging fraud arising out of various real property loans . [1:14-cv-01698-LJO-JLT] Civil E. CA 10 min
15-16828Southern Nevada TBA Supply Co. v. Universal Underwriters Ins. Co - Southern Nevada TBA Supply Company appeals the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of Southern's diversity insurance coverage action brought against Universal Underwriters Insurance Company. [2:15-cv-00046-GMN-NJK] Civil NV 10 min
15-60045Deborah Partida v. U.S. Dept. of Justice - An appeal from the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's order finding no violation of the automatic stay in the government's enforcement of a criminal restitution obligation against a chapter 13 debtor. [14-1482] Bankruptcy NV 10 min
15-15579Mohammed Rahman v. Mott's LLP - Mohammed Rahman appeals the district court's order denying Rahman's motion for class certification in Rahman's diversity consumer class action brought against Mott's LLP. [3:13-cv-03482-SI] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-15880Noelle Major v. Ocean Spray Cranberries - Noelle Major appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. in a diversity putative class action, alleging that Ocean Spray misbranded its juices and drinks and misled consumers. [5:12-cv-03067-EJD] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-16286Arizona Skydiving Holdings v. Skydive Phoenix Inc. - An appeal from the district court's denial of attorneys' fees in a trademark case. [2:14-cv-00756-DLR] Civil AZ 15 min


2017-04-20  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judge, and BAYLSON (Pennsylvania Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-70271
12-70951
Irma Rodas Lopez v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Guatemala petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of her motions seeking reopening of removal proceedings based on changed country conditions.
Immigration BIA 10 min
14-71463Iman Suradi v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Jordan petitions for review of a decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals denying her application for protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
14-73728Kun Ji v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of China petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
15-15662Branch Banking & Trust Co. v. Creditor Group - An appeal from the district court's reversal of the bankruptcy court's order disallowing claims in chapter 11 proceedings. [2:14-cv-00926-GMN] Bankruptcy NV 15 min
15-15205
16-15078
16-15134
Michael DeMartini v. Thomas Johns - Thomas Johns and Johns & Allyn, APC appeal the district court's order denying Johns' motion to vacate an arbitration malpractice award. [3:12-cv-03929-JCS]

Civil N. CA 20 min


2017-04-20  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: PAEZ, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and FABER (West Virginia Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-10582USA v. Clay Serenbetz - Appeal from sentence for possession of child pornography. [3:15-cr-00001-HDM-VPC-1] Criminal NV Subm.
16-10161USA v. John Hudson - Appeal from judgment revoking supervised release and the sentence imposed upon revocation. [2:08-cr-00048-RLH-RJJ-1] Criminal NV 10 min
16-10179USA v. Lee Farley - Appeal from sentence for being a felon in possession of a firearm and possession of a stolen firearm. [3:15-cr-00092-TEH-1] Criminal N. CA 10 min
15-15534Joseph Saveri Law Firm, Inc. v. Michael Criden - Criden & Love, PA appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Saveri Law Firm, Inc. in a diversity action seeking to enjoin Criden from proceeding with arbitration and seeking a declaration that Saveri was not obligated to pay fees. [3:14-cv-01740-EDL] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-15791
15-15794
15-16561
15-16659
16-15003
16-15004
16-15005
16-15118
16-16033
Alec Marsh v. J. Alexander's LLC - Appeals from the dismissal of actions under the Fair Labor Standards Act. [2:14-cv-01038-SMM]







Civil AZ 20 min


2017-04-20  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: REINHARDT, and BERZON, Circuit Judges, and AMON (New York Eastern), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-71132
13-72975
Tirath Singh v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decisions denying his motion to reopen and his motion to reconsider.
Immigration BIA 10 min
16-10128USA v. Donald Strange - Appeal from sentence for conspiracy to transport undocumented aliens. [4:15-cr-01453-RM-DTF-1] Criminal AZ 15 min
16-10234USA v. Eduardo Campos - Appeal from sentence for conspiracy to transport aliens within the United States for profit. [4:15-cr-01824-CKJ-EJM-1] Criminal AZ 5 min
12-70811Gurdeep Atwal v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying relief and a waiver of inadmissibility, and finding him removable for his conspiracy conviction. Immigration BIA 15 min
15-17031Western Watersheds Project v. Amy Lueders - Western Watersheds Project appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of U.S. Bureau of Land Management in a challenge to the issuance of a final Cave Valley and Lake Valley Watersheds Restoration Plan Environmental Assessment. [3:14-cv-00134-HDM-VPC] Civil NV 15 min
15-17291Andrea Gonzales v. City of Antioch - Andrea Gonzales appeals from the district court's summary judgment in her action brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 arising from the fatal shooting of her husband, Andres Gonzales, by City of Antioch police officers. [4:14-cv-04728-KAW] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-04-20  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges, and STAFFORD, JR. (Florida Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-10529USA v. Slornaveed Patolillo Gonzalez - Appeal from conviction and sentence for reentry of a removed alien. [2:15-cr-00285-SPL-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
15-72580Armando Ventura Heredia v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision finding that his convictions constituted crimes involving moral turpitude. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-74324Julio Villavicencio v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision finding him removable and denying cancellation of removal. Immigration BIA 15 min
15-73606Emma Bonilla De Ibarra v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
15-10460
16-10075
USA v. Ebrahim Shabudin - Appeal from conviction and sentence for multiple offenses including conspiracy, securities fraud, falsifying corporate records, and false statements. [4:11-cr-00664-JSW-1]
 
Criminal N. CA 15 min
16-10004 USA v. Eve Mazzarella - Eve Mazzarella and Steven Grimm appeal the denial, on remand, of their motion for a new trial following their jury convictions for bank, mail and wire fraud, and conspiracy. [2:08-cr-00064-JCM-GWF-2] Criminal NV 15 min
16-10007 USA v. Steven Grimm      


2017-04-21  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judge, and BAYLSON (Pennsylvania Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16604Bishop Paiute Tribe v. Inyo County - An appeal from the dismissal as unripe of claims regarding law enforcement on an Indian reservation. [1:15-cv-00367-GEB-JLT] Civil E. CA 10 min
15-17431Soonhee Jang v. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. - Soonhee Jang appeals the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of her diversity putative class action against her former employer Dupont E.I. de Nemours & Company alleging breach of employment contract and unfair business practice. [5:15-cv-03719-NC] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-10000USA v. Patrick Washington - Appeal from conviction for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. [2:14-cr-00262-JCM-GWF-1] Criminal NV 10 min
15-16078Young Han v. City of Folsom - Appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action arising from the shooting death of Joseph Han by City of Folsom police officers during a response to a 911 call. [2:10-cv-00633-MCE-GGH] Civil E. CA 15 min
15-16650Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital v. Jennifer Kent - The Director of the California Department of Health Care Services appeals the dismissal without prejudice of an action challenging a reduction in reimbursement rates for Medi-Cal providers. [3:08-cv-05173-SC] Civil N. CA Subm.
15-16758Gina McKeen-Chaplin v. Provident Savings Bank - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Fair Labor Standards Act. [2:12-cv-03035-GEB-AC] Civil E. CA 15 min


2017-04-21  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TROTT, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and FABER (West Virginia Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16668Jose Ramos v. JP Morgan Chase Bank, NA - Jose and Eufrocinia Ramos appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of their diversity action against JP Morgan Chase Bank, NA and other mortgage entities challenging the nonjudicial foreclosure of their home. [3:14-cv-04909-EMC] Civil N. CA Subm.
15-16802Carlen Boudreaux v. J.B. Hunt Transportation, Inc. - Carlen Boudreaux appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of J.B. Hunt Transportation, Inc. in a diversity action alleging various causes of action arising after Boudreaux sustained a work-related injury and was terminated. [2:14-cv-00720-KJM-KJN] Civil E. CA Subm.
15-16806
15-16807
Larry Lichtenegger v. Bank of Montreal - Appeals from the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's order of contempt. [2:14-cv-00402-TLN]
Bankruptcy E. CA 15 min
15-16810James Long v. Ingenio, Inc. - James Thomas Long appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Ingenio, Inc. and others in Long's diversity putative class action, alleging he was defrauded. [3:10-cv-05761-RS] Civil N. CA 15 min
15-16885Chet Gray v. Lifelock, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal of a securities fraud action. [2:14-cv-00416-SRB] Civil AZ 15 min


2017-04-21  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TASHIMA, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges, and AMON (New York Eastern), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16933Branch Banking and Trust Co. v. D.M.S.I., LLC - D.M.S.I., LLC and others appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of Branch Banking and Trust Company in Branch Banking's diversity action, alleging breaches of a promissory note made payable to Colonial Bank, NA. [2:11-cv-01778-APG-VCF] Civil NV 20 min
15-16935Branch Banking and Trust Co. v. Smoke Ranch Development, LLC - Smoke Ranch Development, LLC and others appeal the district court's judgment in favor of Branch Banking and Trust Company in the amount of $630,401 in Branch Banking's diversity action alleging breach of contract. [2:12-cv-00453-APG-NJK] Civil NV 5 min
15-16934Branch Banking and Trust Co. v. Regena Homes, LLC - Regena Homes, LLC and others appeal the district court's judgment, following a partial summary judgment, jury trial and bench trial, in Branch Banking and Trust Company's diversity action arising out of a non-judicial foreclosure. [2:12-cv-00451-APG-GWF] Civil NV 5 min
10-17594Frederick Thiecke v. Scott Kernan - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for the murders of his mother and her husband. [5:06-cv-00161-JF] Habeas N. CA 15 min
15-16026
16-15623
SEC v. Edwin Fujinaga - Edwin Yoshihihiro Fujinaga, and his company MRI International, Inc. appeal the district court's judgment in an action brought by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission alleging that Fujinaga and MRI committed securities fraud. [2:13-cv-01658-JCM-CWH]
Civil NV 15 min


2017-04-21  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges, and LOGAN (Arizona), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-15433Joseph Leon v. San Jose Police Dept. - Joseph Leon appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action arising from his arrest and conviction for possession and sale of narcotics. [5:11-cv-05504-HRL] Civil N. CA Subm.
15-15782Tony Colagiovanni v. CH2M Hill, Inc. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment on a breach of contract claim. [2:13-cv-01508-APG-GWF] Civil NV 10 min
15-16015
15-16016
Midland Innovations, NV v. Weiland Int'l Inc. - Appeals from the denial of third-party claims in connection with the satisfaction of a judgment. [4:07-mc-80257-CW]
Civil N. CA 10 min
15-15540Elsa Roberts v. Permanente Med'l Grp. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Americans with Disabilities Act. [2:12-cv-02506-CKD] Civil E. CA 15 min
15-16280Donald Wortman v. Amy Yang - An appeal from the district court's approval of settlements in antitrust litigation. [3:07-cv-05634-CRB] Civil N. CA 15 min
17-15499Broadway Grill, Inc. v. VISA Inc. - Visa, Inc. appeals the district court's order granting Broadway Grill, Inc.'s motion to remand to state court its amended complaint in a putative class action alleging antitrust violations in "interchange fees" that are imposed on merchants. [4:16-cv-04040-PJH] Civil N. CA 15 min


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